Cars New sporty Porsche 911 GTS versions unveiled

14:46  11 january  2017
14:46  11 january  2017 Source:   Auto Express

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Red Porsche 997 Turbo Cabrio (2010). The facelifted version of the 997 Turbo, was unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. In 2011, Porsche made a new 911 Speedster in a limited series of only 356, the production number coming from the iconic car of the 1950s. "BREAKING: Porsche unveils sportier 2010 911 GT3 RS ". Autoblog.com. ^ "The Porsche 911 Carrera GTS ". Automoblog.net.

The GTS models are available as coupe or cabriolet versions , with rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The new sports cars set themselves apart from the other 911 Carrera models both technically and visually. 2015 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS . Further enhanced driving dynamics thanks to PASM and Sport Chrono The interior of the 911 Carrera GTS reflects the sporty character of a GTS .

Porsche has expanded the 911 range with the introduction of the latest GTS model, adding a more powerful and driver-focused 911 to the line-up.

The 911 GTS is available in rear- or all-wheel drive, and in Coupe, Cabriolet and Targa variants, with prices starting at £94,316 for the rear-wheel drive GTS Coupe. The range tops out at £108,144 for the all-wheel drive Targa 4 GTS model.

It’s powered by an uprated version of the same 3.0-litre flat-six engine in the standard 911, meaning the GTS is also now turbocharged. Porsche has tweaked the engine to produce an extra 30bhp, up to 444bhp. That’s 20bhp more than the previous naturally-aspirated GTS model.

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Porsche presents the new 911 GTS . With this model the number of 911 variants has now increases to a total of twelve models. Based on its performance characteristics the 911 GTS is placed between the 911 S and the GTS 3. The model is more sporty , sleeker and a little more powerful and will be available in November as a Coupé or Convertible. Given BMW M3's 30th anniversary, BMW has just unveiled the new BMW M4 GTS which is a special…

Porsche have unveiled the spectacular 2015 911 Carrera GTS models. The new 911 GTS version is available in coupe and cabriolet versions , with a choice of either rear-wheel or all-wheel drive, and boasts an impressive 430hp six-cylinder engine capable of hitting 60 mph in only 3.8 seconds, and a top speed of 190mph. Check out the video of the all new 2015 Porsche 911 GTS after the jump.

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There’s a choice of gearboxes, with a seven-speed manual or PDK dual-clutch gearbox both available. Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) is standard, with the car being lowered by 10mm (and a further 10mm on the GTS Coupe versions). The Sport Chrono pack, adding dynamic engine mounts and a sports exhaust is also fitted.

The fastest accelerating GTS in the range is the 911 Carrera 4 GTS fitted with the PDK auto; 0-62mph is a claimed 3.6 seconds. Porsche also says this model is the most efficient, too, returning economy of 34mpg and 188g/km of CO2.

All cars use the wider 1,852mm chassis from the AWD variants, giving even the RWD cars a sportier stance, while a new front bumper design and bigger rear spoiler feature as well.

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The new Porsche 911 Carrera GTS . Four Carrera models with enhanced performance and style 1. Engine and transmission Power plant with 430 hp. Chassis and control systems. Active chassis in Sport version . As sporty top models of the 911 Carrera model series, positioned beneath the 911 Turbo and the 911 GT3, the new GTS sports cars have an exceptionally dynamic chassis.

It was unveiled today at Porsche Cars North America’s new headquarters at One Porsche Drive in Atlanta. Handcrafted at Porsche Exclusive and based on the 911 Carrera GTS , it was developed with input from members of PCA’s Executive Council to include features that can’t be found on any other Long version : Photos by Michael Alan Ross, Vu Nguyen, and courtesy Porsche . Porsche 's press release. Porsche celebrates 60th anniversary of Porsche Club of America with limited-edition 911 model. GTS Club Coupe revealed in the new PCNA headquarters at One Porsche Drive.

At the back there are smoked lenses for the lights, a black air intake grille and twin exhaust pipes, plus a black strip between the taillights on RWD cars, which is illuminated on AWD ones. The Targa gets a black roof bar, while all models get new 20-inch alloy wheels.

Inside, GTS models get Alcantara seats with GTS logos, aluminium trim and a stopwatch on the dash. There’s also an updated version of the Porsche Track Precision app, letting you display driving data on your smartphone.

The 911 GTS is available now, with first deliveries in March - and buyers get a free driving day at Porsche’s facility at Silverstone, too.

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Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet - front action © Auto Express Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet - front action

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